latifundio

noun
la·​ti·​fun·​dio | \ ˌlä-tə-ˈfün-dē-ˌō How to pronounce latifundio (audio) \
plural latifundios

Definition of latifundio

: a latifundium in Spain or Latin America

First Known Use of latifundio

circa 1924, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for latifundio

Spanish, from Latin latifundium

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“Latifundio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/latifundio. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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